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The Craft Ideal and the Art Movement: Britain and Elsewhere 1861–1915

Victor Margolin

Victor Margolin is Professor Emeritus of Design History at the University of Illinois, Chicago. He is a founding editor and now co-editor of the academic design journal Design Issues. His many books include: The Designed World: images, objects, environments; The Politics of the Artificial: Essays on Design; Design Discourse: history, theory, criticism; Discovering Design: explorations in design studies. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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World History of Design Volume 1 : Prehistoric Times to World War I

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

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...Introduction Following the Crystal Palace exhibition of 1851, Henry Cole strengthened his promotion of design as a central component of British manufacturing culture. To this end, he encouraged Britain’s continued...

Human–Computer Interaction

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Human–Computer Interaction (HCI), also human–machine interaction (HMI), is a domain concerned with research, design, and use of interaction between users and computational systems. HCI is a broad field that combines elements from various...

Interaction Design

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Also known as IxD, interaction design involves designing human interactions with the made world. It is most commonly used to describe the activity of designing the interactions required by a user to instruct a computer, for example, through...

Kelmscott Press

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...The Kelmscott Press was a printing press established by the designer and political thinker William Morris in 1891. Initially established in 16 Upper Mall, Hammersmith, London, it was named after Morris’s Oxfordshire home Kelmscott...

Moggridge, Bill (1943–2012)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Bill Moggridge was a British designer known for his formative and groundbreaking work in the discipline of interaction design. Born in London, he trained in industrial design at Central St Martin’s School of Art...

Malmsten, Carl (1888–1972)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Malmsten was a Swedish cabinetmaker, furniture designer, interior architect, and educator whose furniture, still in production, represents for many the epitome of Swedishness and Swedish cultural heritage. A popular example of his work...

Serrurier-Bovy, Gustave (1858–1910)

Javier Gimeno-Martínez

Javier Gimeno-Martínez is an assistant professor at the VU University Amsterdam in the Netherlands. His work has been published in various journals including ‘Interiors’ and ‘Design and Culture’, and he has contributed chapters to several edited volumes. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Belgian furniture designer, born in Liege, Serrurier-Bovy is considered as one of the leading figures of Art Nouveau in Belgium along with Victor Horta, Henry van de Velde, and Paul Hankar. Son of a cabinetmaker, he started his training...

Dryad (1907–72)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Following the death of William Morris in 1896, British enthusiasm for his Arts and Crafts’ theory and method of production flourished into the twentieth century. An instance of this is Harry Peach, who subscribed fully to Morris’s ethic...

Daum

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Daum is a glass manufacturer based in Nancy, France. Jean Daum (1825–85) founded the firm in 1878 as Verrerie de Nancy. Daum’s eldest son Auguste (1853–1909) joined the company the following year, followed by his younger brother Antonin...

IDEO

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Founded by Bill Moggridge (1943–2012), Mike Nuttall, and David Kelley in 1991, IDEO is one of the leading international product and systems design consultancies. The firm was a pioneer in undertaking the design of human–computer interaction...